Communication

Troop assignment for Communication meritbadge

Part 7
Do one of the following.

  • Write to the editor of a magazine or your local newspaper to express your opinion or share information on any subject you choose.
    Send your message by  fax,  e-mail, or  regular mail. (retain a copy for us to go over.)
  • Create a web page or blog of special interest to you (for instance, your troop or crew, a hobby, or a sport). Include at least three articles or entries and one photograph or illustration and one link to some other Web page or blog that would be helpful to someone who visits the Web page or blog you have created. It is not necessary to post your Web page or blog to the Internet, but if you decide to do so, you must first share it with your parents and counselor and get their permission.(must either be actually posted online or files saved to a flash drive and brought to meeting for review)
  • Use desktop publishing to produce a newsletter, brochure, flier, or other printed material for your Scout troop, class at school, or other group. Include at least one article and one photograph or illustration. (must be printed out and turned in)